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PEIUPSE

May 21, 2014

"Many Islanders want to support the public liquor stores not just because they are more convenient but because they are more socially responsible when it comes to selling alcohol than are gas stations and convenience stores." — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.

May 12, 2014

Charlottetown (12 May 2014) — The President of the PEI Union of Public Sector Employees (PEIUPSE/NUPGE), Debbie Bovyer, says, “Strait Crossing Bridge Limited (SCBL) is looking at using only self-serve toll booths at night at the Confederation Bridge.  SCBL officials point to safety as the main reason for the potential change, however, the union has questions."

April 16, 2014

"The real story is that government has reduced the benefits of over 13,000 pension holders by up to 29 per cent and is saving half a billion dollars.  It’s not fair or accurate to then blame the current deficit solely on the public pension.” — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.

February 11, 2014

 "The government should be doing everything in its power to save lives and promoting agency store expansion is not one of them.”  — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.

November 27, 2013

Members of the PEI Union of Public Sector Employees (PEIUPSE/NUPGE) will be participating in this years service on December 6, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. 

November 18, 2013

 “There is a made-in-PEI solution,” Clancy said during the rally. “This government should get back to the table with the unions.”